Next Steps for Deposited Students
Helpful information for new graduate students starting the 2018-2019 academic year!
Before you can begin your program, there are a few more things to do to prepare, The links below and to the right will help you get started.
Enrollment Check List
Set up your Lewis & Clark email account.
This will require your Lewis & Clark ID # which can be found in the Deposit Confirmation letter. Go to your application status page to access the letter.
After setting up your account, you will be able to create your Lewis & Clark email address. Email is the primary way all offices communicate with students. Check your Lewis & Clark (@lclark.edu) account by going to this link: Check Email.
- You can also forward your LC email to another address. Learn how here. This is really important as official communication automatically is sent to your LC email account!
Provide an official copy of your final transcripts.
This is required if you are currently completing your undergraduate studies or other coursework required by your program. The admissions office will be reminding you, too.
- Check out WebAdvisor
Once you set up your LC account, you will have access to WebAdvisor. Web
Advisor is the where you register for classes and set up your Emergency Alert Preferences and Emergency Contact/Local Address Information. NOTE: You will be able to access WebAdvisor the morning after you set up your Lewis & Clark email account. Please be patient!
Review your financial aid award.
If you plan on borrowing funds, you need to review and process your student loans before you start the program. The priority deadline for processing is July 1. Your financial aid award and loan information can be found in WebAdvisor under Financial Aid Self Service. After you set up your LC account, all updated information will be found in the Financial Aid Self Service section in WebAdvisor
- Provide MMR immunization documentation. This is a requirement for all graduate students who enroll full-time (six credits or more). Our Health & Wellness office will be emailing you instructions on how to provide your immunization information/documentation.
Plan ahead using our Academic Calendar.
The Registrar’s Academic Calendar page shows semester start dates, holiday breaks, commencement, and other important information.
Bookmark Current Students page.
This page has lots of useful information, links, and announcements that will help you while attending Lewis & Clark.
Find a place to live (Housing Options).
Lewis & Clark offers on-campus housing to graduate and law students on a space available basis. New to Portland? This page has links to finding living accommodations in the Portland area.
- Check on student health insurance. (Not mandatory for graduate students.)
Say cheese! (Student ID)
This can be done after you arrive on campus.
Registration and Advising
You will be notified directly by your program when New Student Orientation is being held and advising and registration becomes available. Do not register on your own until you have heard from your program.
2019-2020 Registration Dates
Summer registration for new students begins: April, 2019
Fall registration for new students begins: June 10, 2019